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1

What is globalization?

A process by which world's local, national & regional economies, societies & cultures become increasingly interconnected

2

Which are some characteristics of globalization?

-A stretching of economic/political/social activities
-A growing magnitude of interconnectedness
-An accelerating pace of global interaction

3

Which are the multiple dimensions of globalization?

-Economic
-Cultural
-Ecological
-Social
-Legal
-Military

4

What does the 'Global North vs. Global South' encompass?

-High social sectors are the ones to benefit